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The cheapest times to fly from SLC to YAM are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • April 2nd to May 20th (except the week of April 23rd)
  • October 22nd to December 16th (except the week of November 19th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from SLC to YAM is early December. Prices can be as high as $1397 for Sunday flights during early to mid October, or as low as $732 for Tuesday flights around early December.

 

When to Fly to Sault Ste. Marie

Flying from Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) to Sault Ste. Marie (YAM) will usually cost between $837 to $1234 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $834. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid October, with an average price of $1290. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $456 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $984 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SLC to YAM flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SLC to YAM route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

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SLC to YAM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SLC to YAM flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Salt Lake City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.43, which is a bit above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Sault Ste. Marie, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Salt Lake City. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $159 (15%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $901. Return trip prices are from the YAM to SLC flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SLC to YAM can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 32 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from SLC to YAM while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Cherry Capital Airport (TVC) in Traverse City, MI

  • 131 miles (211 km) away from YAM
  • Usually 55.64% less expensive than YAM
  • 1-layover flights available

See SLC to TVC flights

Destination alternative #2: Chippewa County International Airport (CIU) in Sault Ste. Marie, MI

  • 16 miles (26 km) away from YAM
  • Usually 46.54% less expensive than YAM
  • 1-layover flights available

See SLC to CIU flights

Destination alternative #3: Sawyer International Airport (MQT) in Marquette, MI

  • 138 miles (222 km) away from YAM
  • Usually 53.25% less expensive than YAM
  • 1-layover flights available

See SLC to MQT flights

Destination alternative #4: Delta County Airport (ESC) in Escanaba, MI

  • 135 miles (217 km) away from YAM
  • Usually 43.14% less expensive than YAM
  • 1-layover flights available

See SLC to ESC flights

Destination alternative #5: Pellston Regional of Emmet County Airport (PLN) in Pellston, MI

  • 65 miles (105 km) away from YAM
  • Usually 37.60% less expensive than YAM
  • 1-layover flights available

See SLC to PLN flights

 

Flight Hacking SLC to YAM

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from SLC to YAM — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (SLC > LGA > YAM)

  • Price for both tickets: $699
  • Average savings: $285 (28.96%)

See SLC to LGA flights

Hack #2: Toronto (SLC > YYZ > YAM)

  • Price for both tickets: $715
  • Average savings: $269 (27.34%)

See SLC to YYZ flights

Hack #3: Washington, DC (SLC > IAD > YAM)

  • Price for both tickets: $840
  • Average savings: $144 (14.63%)

See SLC to IAD flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SLC to YAM? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sault Ste. Marie Airport to Salt Lake City International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1420 miles or 2285 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SLC to YAM?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SLC to YAM flight is about 3 hour 32 minutes.

How many flights go between Salt Lake City, UT and Sault Ste. Marie?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 6 available flights from SLC to YAM.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code SLC
Origination airport name Salt Lake City International Airport
City Salt Lake City, UT
Country the United States
Latitude 40.8
Longitude -112

Return Airport

Destination code YAM
Destination airport name Sault Ste. Marie Airport
City Sault Ste. Marie
Country Canada
Latitude 46.5
Longitude -84.5

 

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